The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 525719 Work type: Full-time Department: Department of Urban Planning and Design (01300) Categories: Teaching Staff Hong Kong
Lecturer/Assistant Lecturer in the Department of Urban Planning and Design (Ref.: 525719) (to commence from May 2024, or as soon as possible thereafter, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal)
Applicants should possess a strong master's or doctoral degree in urban and regional planning, urban design and urban studies, architecture, landscape architecture, or related disciplines, preferably with substantial experience in professional practices. Dedication to teaching and nurturing future talents is a must, and prior experience in teaching graduate and undergraduate courses, especially studio courses in universities is highly preferred. Applicants who are members, or eligible for membership of professional institutions in urban design, urban planning, landscape architecture or architecture are desirable. Experience in regional planning, understanding of planning systems and laws in Hong Kong and the Greater Bay Area would be advantageous.
The appointee will substantially contribute to teaching, tutoring and the coordination of postgraduate and undergraduate degree programmes in urban planning, provide a high level of administrative assistance to Programme Directors, and perform other duties as assigned by the Head of the Department or his/her delegates.
A competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary for Lecturer, or up to 10% of basic salary for Assistant Lecturer.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V., a teaching statement and a portfolio of design projects. Review of applications will start as soon as possible and continue until March 17, 2024 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: Feb 6, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Mar 17, 2024 (HK Time)